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Infographic: How alcohol damages your body

Orignal source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/interactives/infographic.aspx?infographic=data/infographic/alcoholAndTheBody.svg&bgcolor=D3EEF4#.WstpsFw-dBw In the short term, alcohol can lead to poor behavior and accidents. In the long term, it can damage organs and raise your risk for cancer. Click the interactive infographic below to find out how quitting drinking can reverse some of the harms caused by alcohol.

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Drinking alcohol? Your organs will notice

Original source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=e661cbac-d05f-4f13-ab5f-4e39c05c6f71#.WstowFw-dBy Alcohol can have a big impact on your body’s vital organs. And the effects can persist, even when sobriety returns. Explore this infographic to see all of the organs that can be altered by alcohol. Answering a few questions can help you understand whether you have a drinking problem. Start with our health assessment, […]

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How alcohol affects seniors

Original source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=066bcd78-ed71-42f2-8e56-612abb7b6226#.WsIwl1w-dBw  Drinking alcohol may pose special risks for seniors, even if they aren’t heavy drinkers. The potential ill effects of abusing alcohol—including troubled relationships, run-ins with the law and damaged health—are well-documented. To be sure, those risks don’t change as we age. But seniors tend to face special risks from alcohol, even if they […]

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